Hanan Fayed

Documentaries show independence of US and Egyptian women

Sat, Mar. 3, 2018

When “Dream, Girl,” a documentary film featuring female entrepreneurs in New York, was screened in Cairo last December, the majority of the attendees were male. However, that did not bother director Erin Bagwell.

Indian-American novelist Akhil Sharma mistaken for Arab by racists

Tue, Feb. 27, 2018

“It felt a bit like being erased,” Indian-American novelist Akhil Sharma says of being mistaken for an Arab by racists.

Egypt to export gas supplied by Israel in energy hub plan

Mon, Feb. 19, 2018

64 BCM of natural gas from Israel’s Tamar and Leviathan reservoirs will be exported to private Egyptian company Dolphinus for over a decade for $15 billion.

Six off the beaten track spots to visit in Egypt in 2018

Sun, Feb. 11, 2018

Egypt is on international travellers’ top places to visit in 2018. check out these must-see spots you won’t find on your everyday tourist hotspot list.

Hasm, Liwa al-Thawra designated ‘terrorist,’ but are they real?

Fri, Feb. 2, 2018

Hasm, Liwa al-Thawra have been designated as terrorist by the US. They are two of many cluster cells that emerged after the ouster of President Mohamed Morsi.

Abbas urges Arabs to visit Jerusalem, rejects U.S. mediation

Wed, Jan. 17, 2018

Muslims and Christians have been urged by the Palestinian president to visit Jerusalem en masse to break the Israeli “siege” imposed on its Arab inhabitants.

Ep. 1: Holy Family in Egypt - Pelusium ruins reveal war-torn past

Thu, Oct. 26, 2017

Modern Farama, known historically as Pelusium, among other names, is located midway between Arish and Port Said cities.

El Gouna: Egyptian resort inspires cinema, builds bridges

Tue, Sep. 26, 2017

El Gouna Film Festival’s (GFF) workshops served as a cultural bridge between Egyptian and international filmmakers.